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Thomas Dowdle


Thomas Dowdle, age 84, a resident of Mays Branch in Prestonsburg, Kentucky; passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Highlands ARH in Prestonsburg, Kentucky

Thomas was born February 5, 1936 in Raysal, West Virginia the son of the late Thomas Henry and Edna Pearl Martin Dowdle. Son, Thomas F. Dowdle, also preceded him in death.

Thomas was a graduate of Breathitt County High School. He served his country in the US Army and is a veteran of the Korean War before being honorably discharged. He was employed by General Motors as an assembly laborer.

Those left to mourn includes son, Michael Dowdle and fiancee Tonya of Cincinnati, Ohio, sisters, Betty Davison of Phoenix, Arizona, Sue Kirk and husband Lindsey of Hixson, Tennessee, Linda Ruth and husband Ken of Sidney, Ohio, Brenda Wireman of Salyersville, Kentucky, grandsons, Jacob Dowdle of China, Nicholas Dowdle of Kingsport, Tennessee, a host of family and friends who love and miss him

A memorial service for Thomas Dowdle will be announced at a later time from the Salyersville Funeral Home.

The Salyersville Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the funeral arrangements. 

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